Xining

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- Xu Yuan (footballer) - Xu Zhimo - Xuantong Emperor of China -Xuanzang - Xuanzang (fictional character) - Xun Yu - Xungen movement - Xupu - 36°38′N 101°46′E Xining, Qinghai - **Desert areas situated along the west coasts of continents at tropical or near-tropical locations are characterized by cooler temperatures than encountered elsewhere at comparable latitudes (due to the nearby presence of cold ocean currents) and frequent fog


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nomadic attacks from the west. Although long a part of Gansu province, Xining was added to Qinghai in 1928. Xining holds sites of religious significance to Muslims and Buddhists, including the Dongguan Mosque and Ta'er Monastery. The city lies in the Huangshui River valley, and owing to its high altitude, has a cold semi-arid climate (Semi-arid climate#Cold semi-arid climates). It is connected by rail (Qinghai–Tibet railway) to Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region Tibet

Lake to Golmud and extends, since 2006, to Lhasa, Tibet (Tibet Autonomous Region). Air Xining Caojiabu Airport serves the area with regularly scheduled passenger flights to major Chinese cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Chengdu, Kunming, Xi'an, and Wuhan. Highway * China National Highway 214 Tourism Religion Located in the southwest part of Xining City, the Kumbum Monastery

A 1,080 km section of the Qingzang railway has been completed from Golmud to Lhasa. The 815 km section from Xining to Golmud in Qinghai opened to traffic in 1984. The railway's highest point, the Tanggula Mountain Pass, is 5,072 m above sea level, making it the highest railway in the world. More than 960 km, or over four-fifths of the railway, is at an altitude of more than 4,000 m, and over half of it was laid on frozen earth. Because of the high


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. thumb The Dongguan Mosque (File:Dongguan mosque Xining.jpg). There are more than 300 Christian meeting points in Xining. Food thumb A halal butcher's shop (File:Muslim-butchershop-Xining.jpg) As the capital of Qinghai province, Xining almost boasts all varieties of local flavors. Xining's cuisine


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in charge of the important city of Xiping (西平, in modern Xining, Qinghai), and by this time, he was referred to by the title of Duke of Guangwu, a title that Tufa Wugu himself had carried earlier. In summer 399, Tufa Wugu recalled him to Ledu to head his government, while replacing him at Xiping with Tufa Lilugu. Later in 426, Qifu Chipan would suffer a major defeat that would debilitate his state. He was attacking Northern Liang when Northern Liang's prince Juqu Mengxun persuaded the Xia

emperor Helian Chang (Helian Bobo's son and successor) to attack Fuhan. Helian Chang, in response, sent his general Hulu Gu (呼盧古) to attack Wanchuan and Wei Fa (韋伐) to attack Nan'an (南安, in modern Dingxi, Gansu), and while Western Qin was able to hold Wanchuan, Nan'an fell, at great loss. In winter 426, Xia forces commanded by Hulu and Wei attacked Fuhan, forcing Qifu Gangui to move the capital to Dinglian (定連, also in Linxia), and Hulu and Wei then captured another important

Western Qin city, Xiping (西平, in modern Xining, Qinghai), and while they then withdrew, Western Qin had been dealt a major blow. In 426, a decisive battle would largely end Western Qin as a threat to Northern Liang. Qifu Chipan and his crown prince Qifu Mumo were launching a major attack on Northern Liang. Juqu Mengxun sent messengers to persuade the Xia emperor Helian Chang (Helian Bobo's son and successor) to make a surprise attack on the Western Qin capital Fuhan (枹罕, in modern


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-1号铺) lat long directions Opposite of Culture Park phone 0971-6314012 tollfree fax hours 8:30am-9:30pm price content Expat couple from the UK opened this cafe in 2009. Excellent coffee and home-made food at a great price. Favourite dishes include Mexican Wraps, Chilli, Bagels of all kinds, Pancakes & Waffles with sweet or savoury toppings. Also a great place to meet other foreign residents or expats in Xining. Free wifi. *


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flood relief channels need treatment. Air quality According to a 2011 World Health Organization (based on Chinese statistics), Xining has the second worst air quality (annual mean PM10 ug m3 of 141) among eleven western China cities, and is worse than Beijing (121). WHO report OAP_database_8_2011.xls Economy The GDP (Gross domestic product) per capita was ¥19,494 (ca. US$2,800) in 2008, ranked no. 382 among 659 Chinese cities. Its main industries are wool


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to India's railway, many people have embarked on the possibility of this. Qinghai People's Congress, Vice Secretary General Liu Palit is one of them. In an interview, "21st Century Business Herald" interview, he supported a motion to establish a connection between the Pacific and Indian railway bridge on land, possibly linking the east coast port city of Lianyungang, eastern China, Xi'an, Lanzhou, Xining, Lhasa, Shigatse, through Nepal, and finally arriving


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alt 88号酒吧 url email address 7-1 Road, Across from the TCM Hospital lat long directions 七一路中医院斜对面 phone tollfree fax hours price content Similar to SOHO bar, but a larger dance floor. Crowded on the weekends, but a bigger crowd at SOHO. Sleep Budget There are dozens of small guesthouses near the train and long distance bus station. Look for the characters "招待所," which in this part of town are on every other building. Most places seem


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on the northeastern outskirts of the city, is primarily the hub for shuttle buses serving major towns in nearby counties. '''Zhao Leji''' (


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the train station, mostly small places the serve momos and noodles and seat guests on small coaches. Local Food There is a restaurant area right next to the Shuijing Xiang Bazaar, in the center of the city, and throughout the evening and into the night there are many street stalls serving good food around Ximen and on the western side of Jianguo Road. *

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pic XN name.svg piccap "Xining", as written in Chinese picsize 123px t 西寧 s 西宁 p Xīníng mi xej ثِ نٍ w Hsi 1 -ning 2 psp Sining or Ziling j sai 1 ning 4 wuu si 平 nyin 平 poj Se-lêng l western calm or western peace tib wylie Zi-ling zwpy Ziling order st mon Сэлэнг mong ᠰᠢᠨᠢᠩ monr Seleng '''Xīníng''' ( and the largest city on the Tibetan Plateau. It has 2,208,708 inhabitants at the 2010 census whom 1,198,304 live in the built up area made of 4 urban districts.

The city was a commercial hub along the Northern Silk Road's Hexi Corridor for over 2000 years, and was a stronghold of the Han (Han dynasty), Sui (Sui dynasty), Tang (Tang dynasty), and Song (Song dynasty) dynasties' resistance against nomadic attacks from the west. Although long a part of Gansu province, Xining was added to Qinghai in 1928. Xining holds sites of religious significance to Muslims and Buddhists, including the Dongguan Mosque and Ta'er Monastery. The city lies in the Huangshui River valley, and owing to its high altitude, has a cold semi-arid climate (Semi-arid climate#Cold semi-arid climates). It is connected by rail (Qinghai–Tibet railway) to Lhasa, Tibet (Tibet Autonomous Region) and Lanzhou, Gansu.

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